Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Parramatta Marist Old Boys Union

Fortior Ito – Go Forth With Strength – School est. 1820 Old Boys Union est. 1925

1953

Memorabilia

1945 School Reference regarding George Sheens from Brother Anslem –   “7 December 1945 Marist Brothers’ High School, Victoria Road, Parramatta, NSW,MARIST BROTHERS’ HIGH SCHOOLVICTORIA ROADPARRAMATTA 7-12-45 To Whom it May Concern,This is to certify that Terence George Sheens was a pupil of the Marist Brothers’ High School Parramatta. Terence came to us in First …

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The School Uniform

Until 1933 there were no school uniforms. Cap badges and hatbands, which had the school badge on them , had been introduced in the early 1920s. Brother Cyprian introduced a uniform in 1933, but it was not compulsory. It consisted of navy blue trousers, white shirt, green and gold tie, navy socks with green and …

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Staff History

Editorial Note The Old Boys Union abhors any form of child abuse and wants to see justice done for victims and the conviction and punishment of perpetrators. This will also serve to free the reputations of those good brothers and their good works that have been smeared by the selfish acts of predators. If anyone …

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Class Photos

1926 1935 1941 1945 1953 1957 1958 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1968 1969 1971 1973 1974 1976 1978 1982 1994 2009 2011 2012 2015 2016 2017 1926 The Intermediate Class of 1926 – which included Kevin Dolahenty. Read more about Kevin here 1935 6th Class 1935 Thank you to John McInerny from the Class …

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Cadets

1953 1955 1960 The Cadet Unit began at Parramatta Marist Brothers in 1941. The tradition of Friday afternoon training began that year, as did the annual camp. In September 1941 it was held at Brookvale with the combined cadet corps of all Marist schools. In later years the annual camps were held in Singleton. Camps …

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